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Raid yields drugs, guns, one arrest

A Fort Wayne man faces several felony charges after police said they raided a home and found cocaine, heroin and guns.

Richard E. Jordan, 47, of the 3000 block of Monroe Street, was arrested Tuesday on charges of cocaine and heroin possession, paraphernalia possession and five counts of dealing cocaine, city police said.

Officers searched a house at 1937 Andreas Way and found two guns, cocaine and paraphernalia, police said.

Police said the investigation that led to Jordan’s arrest had been ongoing for several months.

He was being held Tuesday in lieu of $255,000 bail.